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le March 9, 2010

Canadian Paralympic Committee Congratulates Winners of the 37th Canadian Sport Awards

 

Canada’s wheelchair curling
team won the prestigious Team of the Year award. This award is given to a team
that excelled on the world stage in 2009 and was awarded to the wheelchair
curling team for their gold medal win at the 2009 World Championships. Canada’s
wheelchair curling team are the reigning gold med...

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le March 8, 2010

Labonté named flagbearer for Canada at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony

“Jean
has demonstrated throughout his career the determination, athletic excellence,
and strong character that embodies the Paralympic spirit,” said Blair McIntosh,
chef de mission, Team Canada.
“Jean is a most deserving athlete to not only captain our sledge hockey team
but to also lead our entire Canadian deleg...

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le March 6, 2010

Canada's National Sledge Team Arrives in Vancouver on March 6th; Daily Practices and Media Availability begins on March 7th

CALGARY, Alta. – Canada's National Sledge Team will begin its quest for gold at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games with its first practice in Vancouver on Sunday, March 7.

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le March 6, 2010

Canadian Paralympic Committee to announce the Flag Bearer and Canadian Paralympic Team for the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games

Vancouver, B.C., (March, 5. 2010) –  The Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) will introduce Canada's flag bearer for the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games at a press conference on Monday, March 8.The announcement will also include the official naming of the Canadian Paralympic Team for Canada's first Paralympic Winter Games, which open...

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le March 5, 2010

Canadian Paralympic Committee commends the Government of Canada for the 2010 Budget and the support it provides to Paralympic Sport

 

“On behalf of the CPC, I would like
to thank the Minister of Finance, James Flaherty, and the Federal Government
for their recognition for the need to grow support for the Paralympic Movement
in Canada,”
said Carla Qualtrough, president of the CPC. “The CPC works to support and
celebrate the success high...

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